Kalinga Ventures in collaboration with Odisha Society of Americas (OSA) invites middle school, high school and college going Odia’s to participate in the 2023 SSKYEA.
Submit a two-page business plan in a prescribed format and pitch video by May 15th to participate in the competition.
This is an entrepreneurship competition among youth in the OSA community to encourage younger generations to possible choose entrepreneurship as a career and understand the basic of business development process/plan at an early stage through a friendly competition & mentorship. The award was initiated by Mr. Dan Mishra of Canada in 2009 and subsequently named in memory of Samik Singh by his parents Dr. & Mrs. Sujay Singh of CA.
The award has two phases:
Phase I (Idea Submission): The Business Idea Competition is phase I of the entrepreneurship competition. There is no set format or prior business plan writing experience required. Submit a 1-page business concept describing your business idea, its market potential, and how you plan to bring it to market.
Phase II (Presentation): Presentation before panel of judges of selected candidates from phase I.